Written on Mar, 13, 2015 by in

What we are offering is the opportunity to own a portion of a specialty metallurgical coal mine in Kentucky. The name of our product is: Blue Gem Coal. The Blue Gem Coal found in OUR mine, is an extremely high grade of coal that is only found on the Kentucky-Tennessee border. It is characterized by its low ash and sulfur contents as …

Continue Reading...
Written on Feb, 19, 2017 by in

In a video released Monday, president-elect Donald Trump pledged that in his first 100 days in office he would abolish a host of regulations to stimulate domestic energy production. “I will cancel job-killing restrictions on the production of American energy, including shale energy and clean coal, creating many millions of high-paying jobs,” he said. “That’s what we want, that’s what …

Continue Reading...
Written on Feb, 18, 2017 by in

Leveraging our deep understanding of world and regional market fundamentals, we provide our forecast for coal for 2015. The global coal sector had a traumatic 2014. First of all, there was a large fall in demand. China, the key market driver, experienced an unexpected drop in the call for imports and introduced a plethora of coal-related environmental and protectionist policies …

Continue Reading...
Written on Feb, 18, 2017 by in

Merger to create new $3.1bn global silicon and specialty metals player 24TH FEBRUARY 2015 BY: HENRY LAZENBY CREAMER MEDIA DEPUTY EDITOR: NORTH AMERICA EMAIL THIS ARTICLE      © REUSE THIS Photo by Reuters TORONTO (miningweekly.com) – Spain-based silicon metal, silicon alloys and ferroalloys producer Grupo FerroAtlántica and Miami, Florida-based Globe Specialty Metals will combine in an all-stock transaction to create an …

Continue Reading...
Written on Jun, 02, 2015 by in

Steel Making, Metal Processing and Water Purification Metallurgy refers to the process of extracting metals from their ores and altering the metals for use. Metallurgical coal is used in these processes and is distinct from thermal coal that is mainly used in power generation. As a result of its attributes, metallurgical coal trades at prices substantially higher than thermal coal …

Continue Reading...
Written on May, 18, 2015 by in

Use Of Silicon Aluminium The ability of silicon to improve the strength of aluminium alloys has far reaching consequences for the transport industry. Aluminium alloys are light, yet strong and replace heavier cast iron components. Car wheels, cylinder heads, and engine blocks are routinely seen made from aluminium alloys. Weight reduction in automobiles decreases fuel consumption, which in turn reduces …

Continue Reading...
Written on May, 04, 2015 by in

http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70041263 (Coal Geology): North American Gem Inc. (NAG) (TSX VENTURE: NAG) through its subsidiary, North American Gem US, Inc. has commenced mining Blue Gem and Thermal(Jellico seam) coal at the North American Gem #2 Mine (Mine permit number #861-0513) in Knox County, Kentucky. This is NAG’s first opportunity to mine the highly marketable Blue Gem coal which commands a price …

Continue Reading...
Written on May, 04, 2015 by in

Refining Silicon Silicon dioxide (SiO2) is the most abundant mineral in the earth’s crust.  The manufacture of the hyperpure silicon for photovoltaics occurs in two stages. The oxygen is removed to produce metallurgical grade silicon. It is further refined to produce semiconductor grade silicon. An intermediate grade with impurity levels between metallurgical silicon and semiconductor grade silicon is often termed …

Continue Reading...
Written on May, 04, 2015 by in

Startup Gets $30 Million to Bring High-Energy Silicon Batteries to Market Amprius’s silicon-based batteries are starting to appear in electronics.   WHY IT MATTERS Cheaper, higher energy batteries are needed for electric cars. Amprius, a startup working on a new type of long-lasting lithium-ion batteries for laptops and electric vehicles, has started to sell its batteries for use in portable …

Continue Reading...
Real Time Web Analytics